Crowd-lending portfolio review for May 2020

Website changes First of all, all my apologies for missing two consecutive portfolio reviews. In spite of having a lot of time on my hands thanks to the confinement, the demise of Grupeer combined with the frustrations caused by being stuck inside left me without any motivation. Well, I’m back now 🙂 Noteworthy news from … Read more Crowd-lending portfolio review for May 2020

Crowd-lending portfolio review for February 2020

Website changes As announced last month, I started updating reviews in order to include ratings for the platforms’ reliability and transparency. In addition, I now use the actual performance (instead of the platform’s interest rates) to evaluate the performance.Updated reviews include , , , , and ; next in line are , and . Lendermarket … Read more Crowd-lending portfolio review for February 2020

Crowd-lending portfolio review for January 2020

Website changes As both and proved to be scams, this portfolio review is the most painful one I’ve had to write in three years or so.After a lot of thinking, I’ve decided to make several editorial changes in order to focus more on investments safety. While the first iteration of my article on lessons from … Read more Crowd-lending portfolio review for January 2020

Debitum Network review

Part of Debitum Network's loans list

Debitum Network’s overview offers to invest in business loans and invoice financing; the interest rates vary between 6% and 11%, with durations from a few days to two years. Most loans are secured by a buyback guarantee. My opinion on Debitum Network Being a speculative investor, I find ‘s returns too low; however, their very … Read more Debitum Network review

Crowd-lending portfolio review for December 2019

Website changes Well, it looks live I’ve been very naughty : there still hasn’t been any new platform review in December.On one hand, I’m very enthusiastic about several platforms I recently discovered ( and for example), but I’m waiting until I have a good grasp of their inner workings and some actual performance to show. … Read more Crowd-lending portfolio review for December 2019

Crowd-lending portfolio review for November 2019

Website changes Not much happened on the website this month, and – shame on me – I didn’t even write a new review ! We spent most of November preparing our return to Europe, so I mostly focused on bringing existing reviews up-to-date. Noteworthy news from the crowdlending world In case you missed them, here’s … Read more Crowd-lending portfolio review for November 2019

Crowd-lending portfolio review for October 2019

Website changes This month, I took the time to update my comparison of business and real-estate crowdlending platforms; I added , and and updated data for other platforms.I’m also trying to keep track of the ratings update in order; this month, I decreased ‘s rating – because of the low loans volume -, and increased … Read more Crowd-lending portfolio review for October 2019

Crowd-lending portfolio review for September 2019

Website changes In September I kept on migrating reviews to the new format, using this as an opportunity to update the information.I also expanded the documentation by adding a new page detailing the step-by-step investment process using Monethera. It’s something I’ve wanted to create for a long time but I always forgot to make the … Read more Crowd-lending portfolio review for September 2019

Wisefund review

Illustration of Wisefund's "Railway forwarding operations" project

Warning ! This platform is currently in my blacklist After both Kuetzal and Envestio proved to be scams, I became much more cautious and decided to blacklist several platforms; is one of them. The main reason is the controversy about the buyback guarantee (in a way similar to ‘s). Indeed, a blogger from Hong-Kong investigated … Read more Wisefund review

Crowd-lending portfolio review for August 2019

Website changes In August, I finally switched to my new reviews generator for both Alternative Investments and Tonifier Votre Épargne. Most reviews were migrated, with the notable exceptions of Crowdestor and Bondora. They now all follow the same outline (there were a few discrepancies); in addition, I’ve updated and expanded their content. Other noteworthy changes … Read more Crowd-lending portfolio review for August 2019